Canadian History Dictionary Index : Sir James Douglas Era His Explorations 39 40 His Death 1741 40 Bib :
Lauridsen, Vitus Bering; Muller, Voyages from Asia to America; ...
Sherwood Captain Justus
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Commissioner for exchange of pris...
Daughter of Queen Victoria; born 1848. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era...
Cadillac Antoine De La Motte
Came to Canada as an officer of the
Carignan Regiment. In 1694...
(Tilley era) Rector of Gagetown, 5.
A tributary of the Mackenzie; rises in Thutage Lake, in
Mckim R P
(Tilley era) Assists at funeral service of Sir Leonard Tilley,
President And Little Belt
(General Brock era) Affair of, 173.
Bib : Lucas Canadian War Of 1812 See Also War Of 1812
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed in battle of Ste. Foy, 264.
Jackson Sir Richard Downes
Served in Peninsular campaign;
commander-in-chief of forces in...
Rogers Robert 1727-1800 Born At Dunbarton New Hampshire In The
War of 1755-1760 with the French, commanded Rogers's Rangers an...
Lake Erie, north shore. =Index=: (John Graves Simcoe era) Chose...
St John Island
See Prince Edward Island.
Howe George Augustus Third Viscount 1724-1758 Came To Halifax
1757, in command of 60th Regiment. Transferred to command of 55...
La Fleche College Of
(Bishop Laval era) Laval studies at, 19, 20.
Hammond George 1763-1853 John Graves Simcoe Era British Minister At Philadelphia
consulted by Simcoe on the situation, 134, 144. =Bib.=: Dict. N...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Cameron Malcolm 1808-1876 Elected To Assembly Of Upper Canada For
Lanark, 1836. A persistent opponent of the Family Compact. Appo...
(General Brock era) In command at Fort George, 225.
Charlevoix Pierre-francois-xavier De 1682-1761 First Came To
Canada in 1705, as an instructor in the Jesuits' College at Quebec.
Returned to France in 1709. It was at this time that he gathered the
material for his Histoire et Description Generale de la
Nouvelle-France. Again visited Canada in 1720 by order of the French
government to report as to the best route for an overland expedition in
search of the Western Sea. In the course of this journey visited the
mission and posts of what was then the extreme western frontier of New
France, returning to France in 1723, by way of Mobile. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) On
the character of the Canadian population, 117; on the character of
Frontenac, 144, 145. (Count Frontenac era) On bravery of Canadians and indifferent conduct
of French troops, 212; on Lachine massacre, 224, 227; on old age of
Francois Hertel, 235; his account of "flag" incident in siege of Quebec,
295; on character and conduct of Frontenac, 333-336. (Samuel de Champlain era) His opinion of
Lescarbot, 37; his description of the French settlements in Canada, 243;
his eulogy of Champlain, 276, 277. =Bib.=: Besides his Histoire du
Paraguay and Histoire de l'Isle Espagnole ou de S. Dominique,
Charlevoix was the author of La Vie de la Mere Marie de l'Incarnation
and of the first general history of Canada, Histoire et Description
Generale de la Nouvelle-France. His Voyage dans l'Amerique
Septentrionale was translated into English in 1756. Dr. J. G. Shea's
translation of the History was published at New York in 6 vols.,
1866-1872; and reprinted by F. P. Harper, New York, in 6 vols. An
abridged translation of Charlevoix's Journal is found in vol. 3 of
French Hist. Coll. of Louisiana. For biog., see J. E. Roy, Essai
sur Charlevoix (R. S. C., 1907).